Kunene Creatives

Siphiwe Kunene and Thulani Simphiwe Kunene brought Kunene Creatives into being early in 2017 with the intention of portraying good images, bringing about awareness, inspiration and storytelling through creativity. Both Siphiwe and Thulani studied Marketing Management at South West Gauteng TVET College. Thulani is furthering his studies in his role as Marketing Officer at Soweto […]

Young township entrepreneur beats the odds

4 July 2018 He was among the winners at the National Youth Awards and this past Friday, he was a special guest of President Jacob Zuma at the National Youth Day celebrations held in the North West province. Young entrepreneur Bulelani Balabala’s career looks bright. Despite dropping out of school after Grade 9 when his […]

Global Entrepreneurship Congress, hosted by Vodacom, empowers the youth

Original article on midrandreporter.co.za | 22 March 2016 | by Welisa Nene In support of the Department of Small Business Development, Vodacom hosted the first leg of the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Midrand. This leg of the conference was marked by the launch of a pitch-off competition that created a platform for start-up entrepreneurs to share […]

Government digs deep to push township SMMEs to success

Original article on sanews.gov.za | 2 March 2017 The National Planning Commission is set to host various dialogue sessions with Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs) throughout the country from March until May. The commission on Tuesday said the dialogue sessions are part of its information gathering on the “Limited Success of Entrepreneurial Activity by […]

South Africa: Gauteng Enters ‘Second Wave’ of Empowerment

Original article on allafrica.com | 21 February 2017 The Gauteng Government has entered into the “second wave” of empowerment which will ensure that black businesses and township enterprises become more sustainable by participating in the other sectors of the economy. In partnership with key industry leaders, some of the radical measures that will be taken […]

Peter’s – Event Specialists

We specialize in draping for all types of events. We drape for weddings, birthdays, corporate events and functions, and private events and functions. We can turn your function into a fairyland or a pirate ship – whatever you can imagine we can do – our draping includes chair covers, table cloths, tie-backs, overlays, runners, and […]

5 things small businesses must watch out for during SONA 2017

Original article on businesstech.co.za | 7 February 2017 President Jacob Zuma will present the State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 9 February 2017. Anton van Heerden, MD and executive VP, Africa & Middle East at Sage notes that the president and his cabinet have their work cut out as they focus on reigniting growth […]

Become a business owner today – entries open!

Original article on htxt.co.za | 12 January 2017 | Press Release Do you have a great business idea and dream of becoming an entrepreneur, but don’t know where to start? Mastercard invites out of school, unemployed or self-employed young women between the ages of 18 and 35 to participate in the Junior Achievement South Africa (JA […]

Taxi owner empowered by business development programme

Original article on drum.co.za | 15 December 2016 | by Salome Tsoka The development of small business may be the key to developing the country’s economy. As a bonus, the empowerment of women through small businesses will not only aid the economy but will help the country as well. The Department of Small Business Development has […]